Anti-War http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/5662/all en Fort Hood Massacre Reveals Paper's Politically Correct Priorities http://www.mrc.org/articles/fort-hood-massacre-reveals-papers-politically-correct-priorities <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> In its coverage of the Fort Hood massacre, the Times revealed its politically correct priorities: What do the killings mean for Obama&#039;s agenda and &quot;the tensions Muslims can feel&quot;? &quot;The shootings at Fort Hood, however, pose a different problem for the president, by shining a spotlight on the tensions Muslims can feel inside the United States.&quot; </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Times' coverage of Major Nidal Malik Hasan, the radical Muslim U.S. Army major who killed 13 people and left dozens hospitalized at Fort Hood in Texas, has been fairly direct and forthright, compared to previous coverage of Muslim terror plotters. Yet the paper's speculation about Hasan's motives trod such familiar liberal paths as combat stress and anti-Muslim discrimination.<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/fort-hood-massacre-reveals-papers-politically-correct-priorities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch AndreaElliott Anti-War liberalmediabias Muslims NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias NidalMalikHasan Religion SherlyGayStolberg Terrorism Texas TimesWatch Mon, 09 Nov 2009 14:12:00 +0000 admin 7179 at http://www.mrc.org Flashback: CBS Had No Difficulty Finding Van Jones for 2003 Anti-Iraq War Protest http://www.mrc.org/articles/flashback-cbs-had-no-difficulty-finding-van-jones-2003-anti-iraq-war-protest <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >If you rely only on the three major broadcast networks or one of the top major national papers as your news sources, the name “Van Jones” might prompt you to say, “Who?” But, while the media had difficulty reporting on Van Jones the embattled member of the Obama Administration, it had no such trouble covering Van Jones the anti-Iraq War protestor. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/flashback-cbs-had-no-difficulty-finding-van-jones-2003-anti-iraq-war-protest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Government Anti-War cbs greenjobsczar VanJones Fri, 11 Sep 2009 15:06:26 +0000 admin 26600 at http://www.mrc.org Times Celebrates: A Vietnam Protest Lives Again as Art http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-celebrates-vietnam-protest-lives-again-art <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Times helps repurpose anti-Vietnam War agitprop for Iraq in &quot;Giving New Life To Protests Of Yore.&quot; </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Randy Kennedy used his Saturday front-page Arts section story to hand out publicity for a piece of left-wing agitprop staged on the Mall in D.C. ("<a href=" <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/28/arts/design/28mall.html" title="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/28/arts/design/28mall.html">http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/28/arts/design/28mall.html</a> " target="_self">Giving <a href=" <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/28/arts/design/28mall.html" title="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/28/arts/design/28mall.html">http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/28/arts/design/28mall.html</a> ">New Life To Protests Of Yore"). The text box read: "Antiwar words from 42 years ago, reconsidered as art." </p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-celebrates-vietnam-protest-lives-again-art" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Anti-War Arts MarkTribe NewYorkTimes NYTimes Protestors RandyKennedy SDS TimesWatch TimesWatch.org vietnam Tue, 31 Jul 2007 17:40:00 +0000 admin 5702 at http://www.mrc.org